If you throw me out the window,  
I'll leave a grieving wife.  
Bring me back, but through the door,  
You'll see someone giving life.  

What am I?

Quite old apparently but it took me awhile to figure out.

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    $\begingroup$ in answer to the title: defenestrated $\endgroup$ Nov 17, 2014 at 16:32
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    $\begingroup$ no, the answer to the title is: OUTSIDE! $\endgroup$
    – bgmCoder
    Apr 8, 2015 at 0:59

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The answer is the Letter "N" Window = Widow Door = Donor

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    $\begingroup$ Aww solved so fast. Have you heard it before? $\endgroup$
    – Taacoo
    Nov 17, 2014 at 13:54
  • $\begingroup$ I remembered it from old times and had to think just a few seconds till i remembered it :P $\endgroup$
    – jrenk
    Nov 17, 2014 at 13:55
  • $\begingroup$ But when i solved it for the first time it nearly cracked my head :D $\endgroup$
    – jrenk
    Nov 17, 2014 at 14:41

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